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Posted Thursday, September 27, 2018

Station No. 3 Group PhotoBrookfield Residential is pleased to announce the unveiling of its newest condominium community, Station No.3, in the heart of Downtown Whitby. Located at the corner of Brock and Colborne Street just south of the Whitby Four Corners, this mixed-use condominium of approximately 150 residential suites and 10,000 square feet of retail space is currently in the design phase but anticipate a release date toward the end of 2019. Its name was inspired by Firehall No. 3 which proudly served the Whitby...

Posted Monday, June 11, 2018

Site viewWhitby, ON - The Nordik Group is pleased to announce the start of construction on its third Nordic-style nature spa in Whitby, part of the Greater Toronto Area, within Cullen Central Park. Well-known entrepreneurs Martin Paquette and Daniel Gingras are thrilled to report that the official opening of the spa is scheduled for Fall 2019.The Nordik Spa-Nature | Whitby ProjectThis new relaxation destination will be built on a 385,423-square-foot site in the heart of Whitby, only 45 km away from downt...

Posted Wednesday, March 28, 2018

CCBI ToastingDurham College and its Office of Research Services, Innovation and Entrepreneurship held an official opening of the Centre for Craft Brewing Innovation (CCBI) at the Whitby campus in March. Consisting of a pilot brew line and brew lab, which were purchased using a $150,000 grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, the CCBI offers craft brewers access to expertise and state-of-the-art technology, as well as micro-analytical and research services.“We are very excited ...

Posted Friday, March 16, 2018

Hackathon presentationgeekspeak was inspired by the energy and enthusiasm displayed by the growing tech community in Whitby and hosted the second annual hackathon March 8 and 9, 2018. Hack for Good: <CODE/GREEN> had 10 teams develop functioning apps in just 36 hours. After two hours of presentations, the following teams demonstrated the best apps:Team Terra (winner of $2,000) with their app “Terra: Trained Environment Recognition Recycling Assistant,” that incorporates artificial intelligence and ...

Posted Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Front and Back side of the BuildingReptilia announced that they are constructing a 31,000 sq.ft. facility at 1400 Victoria Street East in Whitby. Reptilia is an indoor reptile zoo and education centre. They provide interactive education of reptiles, amphibians and arachnids. Reptilia staff were at their new site for a media event on January 23, 2018. Reptilia’s Whitby location is expected to open its doors in June and generate about 50 local jobs.“We are pleased to see a growing number of major entertainment attract...